In hard times just after World War I, three ex-fighter pilots manage to land jobs as Hollywood stunt fliers working for dictatorial director Von Furst.
Did You Know?
When Erich von Stroheim
was first offered the part of the mad director, the character was called "Erich von Stroheim." Understandably upset at being asked to play himself as a homicidal maniac, Stroheim agreed to do the film only if the character's name were changed. See more
Date visible on boxcar:6-31. See more
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Music by George M. Cohan
Strains played during the opening credits
Also played more fully as background music See more